Veterans Services office at the Northeast Los Angeles WorkSource Center, operated by EWDD partner Goodwill of Southern California
You've served your country and understand the unique challenges faced by Veterans and their families. Let us help you with your next challenge, a new career.

You are welcome and eligible for the Veterans Initiative Program (VIP) at any of our WorkSource Centers and Portals (America’s Job Centers of California), located across the Los Angeles area. Each location will provide access to the following FREE SERVICES:
  • Intake/Assessment
  • Personalized Career Consultation and Planning
  • Job Training and Placement
  • On-The-Job Training
  • Job Retention Services
  • Information and Referral Services
The VIP is a veterans’ employment program offered in all WorkSource Centers and is specifically designed to help vets secure employment through our community partners. For example, if a veteran wants to return to school, our VIP can help. We maintain a working relationship with the Los Angeles Community College District, and University of California and California State University systems.

To find out more about the VIP, please contact EWDD at 213-744-7333.

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The Los Angeles County Department of Military & Veterans Affairs (MVA) counsels veterans, their dependents and survivors regarding federal and state benefits such as compensation, pension, education, medical treatment, home loans, burial benefits and license plate designation. Their accredited Veteran Service Officers also provide referrals for veterans regarding alcohol/drug abuse and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). MVA administers the historical Bob Hope Patriotic Hall, a 10-story building with meeting rooms, an auditorium, a gymnasium, and banquet facilities available to veteran service non-profit organizations.

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